We help our clients to integrate the required IP protection into their distribution and franchise models.


Franchise and distribution, protect your expansion

The growing need for companies to expand through distribution and franchising channels means that it is increasingly important to consider how to protect your intellectual property during the expansion stage.

Our Team

We help our clients to integrate the required intellectual property protection into their distribution and franchise models. Our teams of industry experts in intellectual property provide advice throughout the strategic development stage, drafting and negotiation of contracts and licences, through to the ongoing maintenance of agreements. S&O attorneys have experience of both international and domestic markets, combining local knowledge and a thorough understanding of the political and commercial environment.

Our Core Areas of Expertise Include:

  • Developing strategies for the protection of your intellectual property during expansion

  • Drafting and negotiating contracts for franchising and distribution

  • Advising on and resolving disputes concerning franchising and distribution

Our team of consultants and agents represents six countries and team mates speak eight different languages, all dedicated to understanding our clients’ businesses and issues. Given the strength of our expertise, S&O IP clients can be confident that their property rights will be efficiently and effectively protected throughout their and their entity’s lifetimes.

We are committed to the protection of our clients’ intellectual, visual and recognizable property rights. We welcome your questions and comments, and look forward to learning about your requirements at: [email protected]